City Auditor

Department/Agency of position: 
City of League City
Location of position: 
League City, TX
Wage/Salary: 
Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Date Posted: 
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Closing Date: 
Monday, June 15, 2020
Job Description: 

City Auditor
Annual salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Application deadline: Monday, June 15, 2020

League City is located near the Texas Gulf Coast, approximately 20 miles southeast of Houston in northern Galveston County and the southernmost part of Harris County. The city is situated on the south shore of Clear Lake and encompasses an area of 53 square miles. Ranked as one of the fastest growing and most desired communities in which to live in both Texas and the U.S. More than 107,000 residents live in League City due to the nationally-acclaimed school system, affordable master-planned communities, family-centric values, 100-year old oak trees, recreational lifestyle, and love for the water. The City of League City has a staff of approximately 615 FTEs, an operating budget of $140.48 million and a capital program of $110.82 million.

The City Auditor serves the public interest by promoting accountability and providing independent and objective audits, reviews, and assessments. This position will complete detailed internal auditing activities for the City of League City, analyze City-wide operational procedures and internal controls, make recommendations regarding cost effectiveness and efficient delivery of City services, perform financial and statistical analyses, conduct financial and management reviews, formulate recommendations and prepare related reports and presentations. The ideal candidate shall have a heart for public service and the ability to work independently and autonomously in this role. This hardworking leader must have excellent communication skills and the demonstrated ability to effectively implement and enhance a robust audit plan, with fairness and integrity.

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business Management, Public Administration or directly related field. Master’s degree preferred. A minimum of 7 years of progressively responsible experience in internal auditing for municipal government. An equivalent combination of education and years of experience is also acceptable. Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) is a must! Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO) or Master of Business Administration (MBA) are a plus!

To view additional qualifications and submit your resume, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two peers, two supervisors and two subordinates) please visit our website: https://executivesearch.cpshr.us/JobDetail?ID=653

For additional information contact:

Kylie Wilson
CPS HR Consulting
kwilson@cpshr.us

To view an online brochure for this position visit: executivesearch.cpshr.us
City of League City, Texas website: www.leaguecity.com

The City of League City, Texas is an equal opportunity employer.